very fragile tip, use with care, and as per leaflet, DO NOT apply pressure
Human use only.Used for removing granulation tissue, warts (including verrucae), for cautery and as a
The tip is moistened with suitably clean water and applied topically to the area to be treated.
Apply once daily for 3 days for wart treatment. Apply once daily
for 6 days for verruca treatment.
Surrounding areas of healthy skin, etc. should be protected from the caustic/staining action
of silver nitrate by a suitable barrier such as petroleum jelly, where necessary and
In many cases medical professionals will find there is sufficient body fluid to dissolve the tip of the Avoca Silver Nitrate Applicator or Avoca Silver Nitrate Pencil. Water is used when body fluid is not sufficient, for example when treating warts and verrucas. Much of the following guide applies to use with body fluid but is written for use with water.
One drop of water is sufficient to treat two square inches of tissue. Place a single drop of water, or more if required, on a clean non-absorbent surface such as an upturned drinking glass or stainless steel container.
Gently stir the ti
Do not use:
Near the eyes
on Genital warts
On sensitive areas of your body
If the tip breaks, make sure you recover all pieces. Tweezers are the best way to do this. If the tip falls off, it can still be dissolved in water by holding it with tweezers.
Take care to prevent solution wandering on to neighbouring skin by protecting the surrounding tissue with a barrier such as petroleum jelly.
Transfer enough solution to cover all the area being treated. Allow the treated area to dry.
After drying, treated granulation tissue will fall away. Repeat for remaining overgranulation.
A COMPLETE WART AND VERRUCA TREATMENT. with file
PLASTIC HOLDER WITH CAUSTIC TIP.
SILVER NITRATE 95%